Laboratory Operations Assistant

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Durham, USA
Posting date: 23 Feb 2024

Laboratory Operations Assistant - Contract - Onsite

Proclinical Staffing is seeking a Laboratory Operations Assistant to join a cutting-edge biotech company. This is a contract role located in Durham, NC.

Primary Responsibilities

The Research Operations team is seeking a motivated laboratory operations assistant to support routine laboratory operations. This includes day-to-day laboratory tasks including; sample and equipment management, cleaning, organizing and implementing new processes within the lab.

Skills & Requirements:

  • B.S degree with at least 2 years of professional experience required
  • B.S degree in a science-related discipline preferred
  • Strong attention to detail required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required
  • Experience with computer software's (i.e. Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to work well with team and other cross-functional teams

The Laboratory Operations Assistant will:

  • Inventory and tracking of in-coming and outgoing samples
  • Maintaining equipment maintenance schedules and engage with vendors to ensure equipment receives timely calibration and preventative maintenance
  • Engaging with vendors for non-routine maintenance or technical support
  • Support asset induction of new equipment
  • Ensure equipment is maintained according to work instructions or manufacturer's recommendations
  • Performing routine in-house maintenance work on applicable lab equipment
  • Reviewing and uploading vendor work into asset management database
  • Maintain reagent and consumables inventory and ensure lab is stocked appropriately to support ongoing and planned studies/activities.
  • Manage receipt of incoming packages and maintaining inventory order sheet
  • Support drafting and review of new work instructions and other documents
  • Assist with organizing and storing completed documentation and help to create and maintain an organized system for storage of physical documentation
  • Support lab cleaning re-organization efforts
  • Support research staff as needed

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Jackie Cerchio at (+1) 267-846-2026 or

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.